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A Golden State

Mining and Economic Development in Gold Rush California (California History Sesquicentennial Series, 2)

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Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic History,
  • Mining industry,
  • The Environment,
  • Gold mines and mining,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • History - General History,
  • United States - 19th Century,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • History,
  • History / United States / State & Local / West (AK, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY),
  • California,
  • 19th century,
  • Economic Conditions

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJames J. Rawls (Editor), Richard J. Orsi (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7710630M
    ISBN 100520217713
    ISBN 109780520217713

      "The Golden State is a perfect evocation of the beautiful, strange, frightening, funny territory of new motherhood. Lydia Kiesling writes with great intelligence and candor about the surreal topography of a day with an infant, and toggles skillfully between the landscape of Daphne's interior and the California desert, her postpartum body and the body politic."Author: Lydia Kiesling.   The Golden State Killer is thought to have started his crime spree as the Visalia Ransacker in the mids. Some also believe he framed an innocent man for : Lilia Luciano.

      In her bestselling book, I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer, McNamara described in Author: Kelly Crisp.   The suspect believed to be the notorious Golden State Killer — who was wanted in a dozen murders and nearly 50 rapes from the late Author: Nicole Darrah.

      “The Golden State” Photo: MCD / Farrar, Straus and Giroux The opening of Lydia Kiesling’s debut novel, “The Golden State” — “I am staring out the window of my office and thinking about death” — suggests this will be a narrative that looks both outward and inward, and Kiesling expertly fulfills this promise, surveying both the spare, spacious landscape of Author: Gayle Brandeis. Alas, even in the independent nation called Golden State, there are those who would adorn and adjust the truth, even when it comes close to Ratesic—say, in the matter of the deceased brother for whom he continues to mourn.


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Read an Excerpt. |excerpt Richmond / GOLDEN STATE 1 p.m., June 15 The reception area of the tiny hotel is eerily empty. On the desk, a coffee mug smeared with red lipstick sits beside a small televi- sion, the /5(10). Winters has written a for the 21st century. Not just a thrilling book, but an important one' Blake Crouch, author of Dark Matterand TV series Wayward Pines 'A dystopia for our times'Financial Times _____ Welcome to Golden State, where the worst crime you can commit is to lie.

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"Golden State is a prescient, devastating commentary on humanity's disintegrating attachment to reality and truth, expertly told through the prism of a police-procedural, dystopian nightmare. Winters has written a for the 21st century. Not just a thrilling book, but an important one."—Blake Crouch, author of Dark Matter.